FDA Proposes New Deadlines for Updated Nutrition Label

Back in June, we reported that the FDA had suspended the implementation of the new Nutrition Facts label & serving size rules, which had been finalized during the Obama administration.  At the time, FDA did not provide any indication of whether or when it would...

Congress Passes GMO Labeling Law

It appears that Vermont’s GMO labeling law, which took effect just two weeks ago, is largely dead.  Congress has passed GMO labeling legislation and, apparently, the President intends to sign it. Here are my initial thoughts on the bill, which you can read for...

Intro to Food Labeling Law

Entrepreneurs just getting started in the food industry are often shocked to learn how heavily regulated food labeling is. Here are the basics you need to know about the law pertaining to food labels. 1. Who regulates food labels in the US? At the federal level, food...